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What Does Transgender Mean?

What Does Transgender Mean?

What does transgender mean? The term transgender refers to people whose gender identity is different than the sex that they were assigned at birth. If we want the official meaning of transgender, we can always go to the Miriam Webster dictionary definition: “of, relating to, or being a person whose gender identity differs from the […]

It’s Time to Reject the Clinical Definition of Transgender

It’s Time to Reject the Clinical Definition of Transgender

Google defines transgender, “as denoting or relating to a person whose self-identity does not conform unambiguously to conventional notions of male or female gender.” Their definition is completely inadequate. Most of the established world’s definition for “what is transgender?” is completely inadequate. We do not answer the question, “what does it mean to be black”, with a single sentence. […]